Galadriel's Grey Haven Cloak
The satin cloak with embroidery was used for a lot of the initial previews art and magazine covers... so we're calling it the "preview cloak". The "farewell to the fellowship cloak" is the one she wears on the boat. It is much softer.
It has a wide over shoulder yoke that drops to a point front and back that descends almost to her waist. The yoke has narrow piping on the edge. There is a tassel in the back
There is a couched cord design on the cloak hood and large yoke.
The cloak appears white during shooting and this is obviously what it is suppose to be. Interestingly the magazine photo makes the cloak appear to be a very light blue. In person, it is a slightly off-white, to the green. "It's made from a burnished silk, tinted to silver green-gray. " It photographs ice white
We also see the cloak as white at the very end of the movie as the elves leave for the Grey Havens. The cloak is warn with the dress we call "Prolog"
The Art of ROTK, interview with Ngila Dickson
"We looked for a new shape here, a stylized hood and intricate
Exhibit pictures throughout this section thanks to Secrete Elf, Heather Garfeimao, Kelldar, Silvara and Rae
This page was last updated 04/22/08